Global Warming

Keystone XL Protesters (Photo by Nicholas Kamm/Getty Images)

EPA: Keystone XL’s Climate Impacts Need To Be Revisited

With the recent dip in oil prices, the Environmental Protection Agency wants the State Department to “revisit” how much of a toll the Keystone XL oil pipeline would have on global warming.

02/04/2015

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Pope’s Climate-Change Stand Deepens Conservatives’ Distrust

Conservative distrust of Pope Francis, which has been building in the U.S. throughout his pontificate, is reaching a boiling point over his plan to urge action on climate change.

01/21/2015

An ongoing debate over the existence of climate change and humans’ role in the environmental phenomenon has sparked its own debate over proposed student textbooks that some say make blatantly false claims about global warming. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Student Textbooks Denying Man-Made Climate Change Spark Texas Political Battle

Texas will vote in November on whether to incorporate textbooks that use passages denying the existence of climate change. Left-leaning groups are tying the proposal to ultra-conservative think tanks such as the Koch-funded Heartland Institute, while right-leaning groups blame exaggerated global data.

09/16/2014

A massive asteroid slammed into the Earth 66 million years ago, setting off a decades-long “impact winter” in which a blanket of ash blocked sunlight and caused a severe drop in global surface temperatures, new sediment research concludes. (Photo by NASA/Getty Images)

Study: Dinosaur-Killing Asteroid Impact Created Dark ‘Impact Winter’ 66 Million Years Ago

A massive asteroid slammed into the Earth 66 million years ago, setting off a decades-long “impact winter” in which a blanket of ash blocked sunlight and caused a severe drop in global surface temperatures, new sediment research concludes.

05/13/2014

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Think Green Thursday: Some Global Warming Facts

Global warming is a real,clear and present danger. Despite the outlook on its progression, there are some real tips you can take to combat its presence.

06/20/2013

File photo of environmentalists rallying for federal action on global warming and climate change. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Gallup: Global Warming Concerns On The Rise In U.S.

A new Gallup Poll indicates that American concerns regarding global warming and climate change are on the rise.

04/08/2013

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Composting 101: How To Avoid Gnats & Rats

Despite its green reputation, is composting more costly than it’s worth?

04/03/2013

File photo of children cooling off during a Texas heat wave. (credit: Eric Kayne/Getty Images)

Study Links Global Warming To Texas Heat Waves

New research suggests that global warming increases the chances of heat waves in Texas, like the one that hit the state last year.

07/10/2012

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Why Ice Matters – Interview With Noted Geophysicist Henry Pollack

Nobel Prize winner and noted professor of geophysics Henry Pollack weighs in on ice and the environment.

04/09/2012

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